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New facility dog to serve patients with autism, developmental disabilities

GREENVILLE, S.C. – For some children, a visit to the doctor can be a nerve-wracking experience. For children with autism or other developmental disabilities, the unfamiliar noises and procedures associated with a doctor’s visit can have much more serious effects, potentially triggering anxiety, panic attacks and tantrums that leave both patient and parent feeling defeated...
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Upstate cystic fibrosis partnership recognized by national group

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and its South Carolina state chapter honored Prisma Health Children’s Hospital and its pediatric cystic fibrosis program for their outstanding partnership in promoting cystic fibrosis (CF) awareness, fundraising and general advocacy for the patients and families they serve. Only 14 of the 200-plus national CF accredited programs received...
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Children’s Hospital Radiothon raises more than $240,000 in eleventh year

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The eleventh annual Children’s Hospital Radiothon, presented by Entercom Upstate, has raised $240,266 for Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System (GHS), helping sustain the many programs and services that support children and families during a hospital stay. The majority of fundraising occurred during a live two-day radio broadcast on seven Entercom Upstate...
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A family’s story: What Radiothon makes possible

When my daughter Riley was first diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D), I was heartbroken. Receiving the news that your child has an incurable disease is something you never expect.
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Regional Walmart and Sam’s Clubs associates recognized for $11 million contributions

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Representatives from regional Walmart and Sam’s Clubs will be recognized for their annual fundraising efforts during Walmart Day on Monday, July 23 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
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Community hits scholarship home run in honor of Drive owner Craig Brown

GREENVILLE – Wednesday’s GHS Night at the Drive turned into “Operation Home Run” for baseball team owner Craig Brown when community members surprised him with scholarship support for the innovative work pipeline he’s championed for nearly a decade. The $50,000 in support will help fund stipends, scholarships and educational materials for students in the Greenville...
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Radiothon celebrates 10th anniversary

Ten years is a long time to spread joy, but that’s exactly what the Children’s Hospital Radiothon—in partnership with Entercom’s Greenville radio stations and their listeners—has been doing for the past decade.
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Giving from the heart

What puts heart into a gift? For Jane Eanes, it’s helping others by honoring her sister, Carol Ann Freeman. Carol Ann was deaf and underwent countless surgeries for her many other physical conditions. At that time, hospitals didn’t have interpreters or child life specialists to help Carol Ann and her family cope with the stress...
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